Grand Chief George Manuel was born in 1921 and at the age of 68 in 1989 he died. I had the great good fortune as a young man to catch up to this leader of American Indians in the last decade of his life. He was born in Secwepemc and project love of his homeland into… more
- Sep 24, 2016 by Rudolph C. Rÿser, Ph.D.
- Sep 16, 2016 by Jay Taber
Ann Garrison reports on the history of US-sponsored genocide in Central Africa. more
- Aug 16, 2016 by Jay Taber
Lummi Nation planning commissioner Sharlaine LaClair, Democrat, will take on incumbent Luanne Van Werven in the general election for the 42nd district house of representatives in the Washington State legislature. In 2013, in her role as vice-chair of the Washington Republican Party, Van Werven facilitated money-laundering from the Cherry Point coal export consortium to the… more
- Aug 3, 2016 by Rudolph C. Rÿser, Ph.D.
Killing Cockroaches with a Hammer The United States and partner countries are attempting to kill ISIS with massive military weapons and troops. The US has failed to learn the lesson that you don’t try to kill a cockroach with a hammer. I suggest that the map released by the White House illustrating “ISIS Global Expansion”… more
- Jun 25, 2016 by Jay Taber
For Alaska Natives and American Indians, it’s been a long journey. As the Katie John family learned, the only way to do that is to fight back. more